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RWD is Not a Panacea

Estelle Weyl (Instart Logic)
Mobile
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Responsive Web Design is the solution for improving your mobile site. Or is it? A bloated site that simply shrinks in width is not necessarily a usable site. Squishy design is not the only, or even the main, solution for improved mobile user experience. Learn how to leverage modern web standards to improve performance so your sites, responsive or not, are more usable, accessible.

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Estelle Weyl

Instart Logic

Estelle Weyl started her professional life in architecture, then managed teen health programs. In 2000, she took the natural step of becoming a web standardista. She has consulted for Kodakgallery, SurveyMonkey, Samsung, Yahoo! and Apple, among others. Estelle shares esoteric tidbits learned while programming CSS, JavaScript and XHTML and detailed grids of CSS3 and HTML5 browser support in her blog at http://www.standardista.com. She is a co-author of Mobile HTML5, HTML5: The Definitive Guide and HTML5 and CSS3 for the Real World. While not coding, she works in construction, de-hippifying her 1960’s throwback abode.

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Estelle Weyl
19-11-2014 15:45 CET

Slides are available at http://estelle.github.io/rwdpanacea